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BATTAGLIA, Russell A.
BATTAGLIA - Russell A. June 13, 2017, age 66; beloved husband of Lorrie L. (nee Lama) Battaglia; loving father of Anthony (Dina) Battaglia and Aimee (Arron) Peters; cherished grandfather of Christian, Gavin and AnaGrace; adored son of Josephine (nee Spratz) and the late Russell Battaglia; caring brother of Ronald (Theresa) Battaglia and the late Joyce (Charles) Wilklow; dear brother-in-law of Robert (Karen) Lama, Janice Hendricks, Jacqueline (Joseph) Lopardi, Christina (David) Gorski, predeceased by the late Victor Lama, Jr., Richard (Nancy) Lama and Julianne Lama; also survived by nieces and nephews. The family will be present on Monday from 4-8 PM at the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2600 Sheridan Dr. (corner of Parker Blvd). A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday from St. Christopher Church at 9:30 AM. Family and friends are asked to please assemble at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Russell's name to Roswell Park Cancer Institute (Alliance Foundation)and Niagara Hospice Alliance. Mr. Battaglia was a member of the Pendleton Veterans Association, NY State Patriot Guard and Tonawanda Sportsmen's Club. He retired in 2003 from the 914th AW as a Budget Officer and 2011 from the Defense Intelligence Agency as a Financial Manager. Please share your condolences at www.AMIGONE.com